Instructor, English as a Second Language with a Subject Focus

International Contract Training
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Closing date: 
Friday, June 17, 2016 - 17:00
Employment status: 
Associate faculty
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Job description: 

Royal Roads University is seeking applications for Instructors in a number of positions for short term language immersion programs. A strong background in ESL with some experience in teaching Business, Tourism, Leadership and Environmental Studies topics will be an asset. The successful candidates for these short term contracts will play a key role in the implementation and delivery of our summer programs. The program will be both classroom and activity based however, the successful candidates will be responsible for the successful implementation of the classroom components. Coursework will include English language skills and knowledge enhancement on one of the subject areas listed above.


To be well suited to the role you will possess the following qualifications and competencies:

  • Minimum of a Masters degree in a related field 
  • TEFL/TESL certification and have taught in (or have taught those from) either North east or South East Asia.
  • Demonstrated experience in working with international youth & adult learners 
  • Strong understanding of one of the following topics Environmental leadership, Business, Leadership, or Tourism and an ability to apply 21st century learning techniques and experiential learning to language content
  • Experience developing language skills (with an emphasis on listening and speaking) using task based teaching methodologies
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a strong customer service orientation
Application submission information: 

To apply via email: 

In your application, please include a one-page cover letter, your curriculum vitae, and a one-page statement of your teaching philosophy.

Please submit all documentation to:

Please note:  While Royal Roads University values all applications we receive, only those candidates chosen for further consideration will be contacted.